Non-TF: Custom G.I. Joe: Rocky Balboa

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  1. Bionic Commando

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    Here's my 4th entry in Gyre-Viper's and Chief_1's contest over at our sister site hisstank.com and one of my favorite movie characters of all time.Rocky Balboa.

    YouTube - My Custom G.I. Joe: Rocky Balboa 3.75" Figure

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    Recipe:
    Head-ROC Pit Commando
    Upper Torso-ROC Snake Eyes
    Lower Arms-ROC Monkeywrench
    Upper Legs-25th Serpentor
    Knees-25th Breaker
    Lower Legs-BNB Razor Ramon
    *Some sculpting and joint surgery required
     

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  2. Bionic Commando

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    This is probably my favorite custom I've made so far and took me the longest to do.Hope everyone enjoys.I have been wanting to do him for a long time and saved it for this contest and Memorial Day.The progression of my custom:

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  3. Murasame

    Murasame CHIMICHANGAS

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    His mouth should be a bit more distorted having an black eye, his arms raised like shouting "AAAADRIAAAAN" *g*
     
  4. Solrac333

    Solrac333 G1 got it right!

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    That is amazing. Now make Apollo and have them do that last "Ding Ding" and punch pose at the end of Rocky 3. :) 

    What Destro is that?!
     
  5. Bionic Commando

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    lol I was thinking about giving him a black eye and swollen eye

    I'm working on Apollo and others.Thats a pre-production/prototype Resolute Destro I got from China thats not out at retail yet.
     
  6. einis

    einis Want some candy?

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    Awesome!
     
  7. DreadwindsGhost

    DreadwindsGhost Micro Mad

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    ^ This!

    Brilliant! I love it!
     
  8. Maximo Prime

    Maximo Prime Bassist of Ill Repute

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    at first i was impressed with the accuracy, and because Rocky's one of my favorite movies. but to see the WIP progress was truly inspiring!
     
  9. Bionic Commando

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    Thanks
    I'm trying to work on the other boxers from Rocky.I'm just running out of the much needed parts.Trying to hunt them down on E-Bay
    Thanks much appreciated!Just sharing the WIP so everyone that wants a Rocky can do one
     
  10. TronCity

    TronCity TRANSFORMER JUNKIE

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    That looks Great man. What paints were used for the flesh color?
     
  11. Bionic Commando

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    Thanks.I used some real inexpensive acrylic paint from my local Hobby Lobby store.Folkart?? is on the label.I mixed 2 colors "skin tone" and "bear tan" until I got the right complexion I wanted.
     
  12. Wheel_Jack

    Wheel_Jack pitying fools

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    Yo, I just wanted to say this is awesome.
    You're gonna eat lightnin' and you're gonna crap thunder!
    You're gonna eat plastic and you're gonna crap customs! :) 

    this is a beaut and it made me smile big.
     
  13. Bionic Commando

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    Thanks I think I should do a Clubber Lang custom :D 
     

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